What do you do with your valuables? You take care of them. Why not do the same thing to your Persian and Oriental rugs? They are expensive and can last for many years and maybe for generations. The more you take care of them, the better they look and the longer they last in your home Here at www.rugidea.com we present you with some simple and general ideas for your rug protection, care and maintenance. For more precise and detailed instructions, please contact us or consult a professional. 1- Depending on the foot traffic, you should rotate your rug and turn it around maybe once a year for even and balanced wear. 2- Do not let your rug be exposed to direct sunlight. The colors will fade away through time. Use appropriate curtains…
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